Boston College Radio, Chestnut Hill, MA
Student-run radio station at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Mass. USA
Jul 24, 2022 6:00 AM – 10:00 AM
"Four hours of spirited examination of warmaking, empire, corrupt justice, engineered poverty, lying politicians, jingoism, corporate criminality, media disinformation, and orchestrated chaos."
Phil Ochs (singing/playing) I Ain't Marchin' Anymore
Single (Elektra), also released on many albums 1966 Soul
Squeaky Wheel Productions (squeakywheel.net, Trumbull, CT) Weekly edition posted 7-20-2022
Between The Lines (regular weekly feature of TJR) Available at BTL's website btlonline.org 2022
David Yaghoubian: Biden’s Recent Middle East Trip: Long on Controversy, Short on Accomplishments; Frederick Clarkson: Christian Extremists’ Embrace of Political Violence Threatens Democracy; Nadia Marin-Molina: Labor Department Issues New Protections for Exploited, Threatened Immigrant Workers; Bob Nixon: This Week’s Under-reported News Summary.
Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting (New York City) Nora Benavidez on Post-Roe Data Privacy, Dorothee Benz on January 6 Insurrection
Counterspin (regular weekly feature of TJR) Available at FAIR's website fair.org/counterspin 2022
In the wake of the Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade, allowing for the criminalization of abortion, our ability to safely access information and health care online is in danger. How are tech companies responding? Also on the show: It’s good to be shocked by the news coming out of the January 6 committee; it’s shocking. But suggesting that ALL of this is new and revelatory is a narrative that serves us poorly. ...
Host Alex Wise Indonesian Coal + Food For Soul
Sea Change Radio, San Francisco (occasional source for TJR) Available at SCh's website cchange.net 2022
We dig into the archives and listen to two very different stories about consumption. First, we speak to global journalist Nithin Coca who has written a series of pieces for Mongabay.com about Indonesia’s alarming headfirst dive into the coal industry. We discuss the high-level corruption that allowed coal to take off in Indonesia, examine the lax regulatory standards that imperil workers while allowing the country to keep export prices low and learn about the environmental degradation that the Indonesian coal boom is causing. Then we revisit our conversation with Lara Gilmore, who along with her husband, chef and restaurateur Massimo Bottura, run the world-renowned Osteria Francescana in Modena, Italy. ...
Hosts Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg Haiti the Struggle Continues as Hundreds Killed
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report (WBAI, NYC), a trusted TJR source Available now at radio4all.net and soon at BB's website buildingbridgesradio.blogspot.com 2022
The crisis deepens in Haiti with hundreds killed amidst deepening inflation and food insecurity " who's fueling the violence?
Host John Roberts Walter Hixson explores Israel’s "special relationship" with the US (from 1-30-2022)
This Week In Palestine (award-winning exclusive weekly feature of TJR) For a description or download of this or any week's edition of T.W.I.P., go to TJR's website truthandjusticeradio.org 2022
President Biden recently visited Israel, where he lavishly spoke of the "special relationship" between the US and Israel, and swore unwavering loyalty to that slavish Israeli-Palestinian bond. He didn't even mention Israel's recent assassination of US-Israeli reporter Shireen Abu Akleh. In response to Biden’s prostration before the Israeli Apartheid state, we offer Historian Walter Hixson’s thoughtful analysis of that "special relationship" from our archive edition of This Week in Palestine, broadcast originally in January, 2022.
Host Jeff Schechtman Why They Did It: Bad Actors and Those Who Enable Them
Radio Who What Why Available at WWW's podcast webpage whowhatwhy.org/podcast 2022
We live in the Age of Complicity. There were the Wall Street enablers of 2008, who knew all too well what lay ahead. The Hollywood enablers, who gave people like Harvey Weinstein a pass. And the Washington enablers, who used to be “normal,” but succumbed to the psychopathy of Donald Trump. Why do they do it? Our guest on this week’s WhoWhatWhy podcast, former Republican operative Tim Miller, offers some answers. The author of the new book Why We Did It, Miller talks with us about why so many went along with and continue to support Trump and his lies. ...
Host David Swanson What to Do About Ukraine
Talk World Radio (longtime source for TJR; formerly "Talk Nation Radio") Available at TWR's website talkworldradio.org 2022
This week on Talk World Radio, I’m discussing what to do about Ukraine. See also https://worldbeyondwar.org/ukraine and https://defusenuclearwar.org